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14 Ways to Recession Proof Your Life

1. Have an Emergency Fund.

2. Slim down the debts.

3. Protect your cash flow associated with income and expenses, as well as protecting your savings and investments. 138 more words

Girl of my girl

I had 32 days.  32 days in Perth, Western Australia; days of living Australian while fruitlessly searching for some good, sharp blackberry jam to go with my homemade scones (yep, I see what I did there.)  I did manage to source Kerrygold butter, which my daughter told me was extortionately priced but I didn’t care.   841 more words

Yanis Varoufakis on the paradox of success

“Self-restraint, as the philosophers know, is a rare and bewildering virtue. It is also a virtue that tends to come unstuck the more powerful we become.

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Political Economy

Black Monday: An Infamous Day For Global Markets; Next Downturn When?

I think President Donald J. Trump would be none too happy with an economic downturn.

Every incoming Presidential Administration in the U.S. has it’s own scheme for jobs, prosperity and the like. 404 more words


Wall Street found a parasite growing in the US economy that could spur the next recession

(Source: www.businessinsider.com)

  • Wall Street’s short sellers are beginning to talk about healthcare as the next major threat to the US economy.
  • Costs are so high that the market will have to correct sooner rather than later.
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Money Matters

70% To 80% Chance Of Another Global Financial Crisis

By Petr Diekmeyer – Re-Blogged From http://www.Silver-Phoenix500.com

When Janet Yellen, Chairman of the US Federal Reserve, said in June that she does not expect another financial crisis in our lifetime, eyebrows were raised. 942 more words

GDP & Employment

....of recession, wifi & anaesthesia....

Taste of early autumn. Stanley Park.

….”The Great Recession is about to overtake the Great Depression”…”All wifi networks are vulnerable to hacking, security expert discovers”…. 172 more words